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F.C. City Seeking New Culture-based Applicants

The City of Falls Church welcomes applications for eligible non-profit organizations that support the arts, culture, theater and history based within the City of Falls Church. The application deadline is July 16, 2019 and funds must be utilized before May 15, 2020.

Applications may be submitted for project grants or operations support grants. Applicants may request up to $5,000 in project grants and up to $15,000 in operations grants. The application and details on eligibility can be found at fallschurchva.gov/Grants.

Fiscal Year 2019 project grants supported include “Outside the Gallery”, a pilot community art project by Falls Church Arts; a free community holiday concert by Washington Sinfonietta; The Little City CATCH Foundation’s annual New Year’s Eve celebration, Watch Night; “On Air”, an original musical at Creative Cauldron and the Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation’s annual music festival.

After an initial review by the Recreation and Parks Department to ensure eligibility, the application will be reviewed by the Arts and Humanities Grant Review Committee. The committee will submit a recommendation to the Recreation and Parks Department which will present the recommendation to the City Council for final approval in a public session of council.

After final review and approval by the Falls Church City Council, copies of all applications will be archived by The Little City CATCH Foundation.
For more information, visit fallschurchva.gov/Grants.